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Your Call: Pensions and Wall Street; Iran's nuclear deal

Apr 3, 2015

On the March 3, 2015 edition of Your Call, it's our Friday media roundtable. This week, we’ll discuss coverage of the United States’ $3 trillion dollar pension system. Cities and states are investing a larger portion of their worker pensions in high-risk Wall Street investments. We’ll also discuss the nuclear deal with Iran. We’ll be joined by International Business Times’ David Sirota, and MERIP’s Chris Toensing. Where did you see the best reporting this week? It’s Your Call, with me Rose Aguilar, and you.

Guests:

Chris Toensing, editor of the Middle East Report and Information Project

David Sirota, senior investigations editor with the International Business Times

Web Resources:

ibtimes: Indiana 'Anti-Gay Law': Firms Criticizing Pence Funded Him As He Fought LGBT Rights

ibtimes: Chris Christie Officials Suggest New Jersey Paid Millions in Undisclosed Fees

NY Times: Details of Agreement to Limit Iran’s Nuclear Program

NY Times: Iran Agrees to Detailed Nuclear Outline, First Step Toward a Wider Deal

The Guardian: Iranians celebrate nuclear deal: 'This will bring hope to our life'